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Journey Information

San Jose to Burbank bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$33.37
Fastest time6h 0m
Trips per day5
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from San Jose to Burbank right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from San Jose to Burbank?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $33.37 was the low point for bus fares from San Jose to Burbank. Buses from Burbank to San Jose are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $33.37 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 6 hours and 6 minutes to cover the 296 miles (477 kilometers) from San Jose, CA to Burbank, CA. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours, The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave San Jose?

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from San Jose to Burbank, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from San Jose to Burbank every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from California to California without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from San Jose to Burbank; ticket prices start at $64.77.

What bus companies travel from San Jose to Burbank?

There is one bus company that operates from San Jose to Burbank. Megabus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Megabus56h 7m$42.51

Where does the bus leave from in San Jose?

Most buses depart from the main station in San Jose, California:

  • Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St

Where does the bus arrive in Burbank?

All buses from San Jose arrive at one main station in Burbank, California:

  • Downtown Burbank Metrolink Station - 201 N Front St

Price trends for buses from San Jose to Burbank

Average prices by travel date

$80$53$27JunJul

Monthly average prices

$67$53$40$27$13ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$67$53$40$27$133020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from San Jose, CA to Burbank, CA
5.0
Based on 4 ratings and reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
4.0
Cyril
5.0
January 18, 2020Solo travel
Pros
First time, good experience

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